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Hey Area: What help is there for Oakland businesses impacted by bus rapid transit?

A massive, multi-year transit project is transforming International Boulevard in Oakland — and financial aid for local businesses affected by the project is tangled up in red tape.

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Media Roundtable: Paul Ryan, tax cuts & the erosion of the social safety net

House Speaker Paul Ryan is retiring at the end of the year. On this week’s media roundtable, we'll discuss his role in passing the deficit-financed tax cuts for the rich and corporations.

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Your Call Weekly Kudos: April 20th, 2018

2 hours ago

Rose Aguilar and his guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

John Nichols, national correspondent for The Nation, associate editor of The Capital Times, and author of Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America

Arthur Delaney, reporter with the Huff Post covering politics and the economy, and author of A People's History of the Great Recession

99% Invisible: La Sagrada Familia

7 hours ago

The line to enter Barcelona’s most famous church often stretches around the block. La Sagrada Família, designed by Antoni Gaudí, draws so many people to see it that the neighborhood is congested with tour buses and taxis and scooters. It’s estimated that some three million people went inside of the church in 2016, and another seven million came just to stare at the outside of the strange, behemoth structure.

It's a day to light up...toke 'em if you got 'em...

 

Today is Friday, April 20, 2018, the 110th day of the year with 55 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:27am  
  • Sunset: 7:52pm

...giving us 13 hours and 23 minutes of daylight.  17% of the moon will be visible, rising at 10:17am.

House Speaker Paul Ryan is retiring at the end of the year. On this week’s media roundtable, we'll discuss his role in passing the deficit-financed tax cuts for the rich and corporations.

Philosophy Talk: Heidegger

16 hours ago

Martin Heidegger has been hailed by many as the greatest philosopher of the twentieth century. He has also been criticized for being both nearly unreadable and a Nazi.


San Quentin Radio: Inmates on the right to vote

21 hours ago
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4/19: Voting rights for the incarcerated

21 hours ago

Today on Crosscurrents:

Playwright Kelli Kerslake Colaco: Sights & Sounds

Apr 19, 2018

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Playwright Kelli Kerslake Colaco told KALW’s Jen Chien about three fantastic arts events happening around the Bay this week.

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KALW's Spring 2018 Program Guide

Click here for a PDF of the Spring 2018 program guide.

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Learn radio journalism at KALW

Applications are now being accepted for KALW's Audio Academy.

Almanac - Wednesday 4/18/18

Today is Wednesday, the 18th of April of 2018 is the 108th day of the year. There are 257 days remaining until the end of the year...

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